COVID-19 and cemeteries

Find information out about Wellington cemeteries and funeral services during COVID-19 traffic light settings.

COVID-19 traffic light restrictions for funerals and tangi mean that we may have limited cemetery and burial services at our cemeteries depending on what colour we are at.

No COVID Vaccine Passes required.

Red

Status: Open for all cremation and funeral services.
Details: Limit of 200 people. Mask required.

Orange

Status: Open for all services, no limit on numbers.

Green 

Status: Open for all services.

Contact

For all cemetery related questions, please email cemeteries@wcc.govt.nz or phone the Karori Cemetery office on 04 4766109.

Funerals and tangihanga – covid19.govt.nz